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Youngstown ward races are key voting issues

Opinion: Voting is too important to cast aside


Brownlee, renowned opera singer, returns home to perform

Opinion: He is featured in the March issue of Ebony magazine


2 leave legacy of service to church and family

Opinion: They operated behind the scenes to make a difference


Author gives her take on fixing the US

Opinion: Janet Cheatham Bell shares her worldview on what ails America.


Community workshop on policing is Friday

Opinion: The three-hour workshop will be at First Presbyterian Church on Wick Avenue


MVOC seeks to give 'returning citizens' second chance

Opinion: The MVOC was founded in 2008 and serves the tri-county area


Voting should not be an option

Opinion: President Lyndon B. Johnson spoke these words when he signed the historic Voting Rights Act of 1965:


NAACP national youth leader here Friday

Opinion: The NAACP's local unit seeks to engage young people


Lessons to be learned from Ferguson

Opinion: Community workshop on police stops set for Sept. 30


Wellness walk/run highlights healthier lifestyle

Opinion: Honorary chairmen were Warren Mayor Doug Franklin, McDonald Mayor Glenn Holmes and former Youngstown Mayor Jay Williams


How far do we still need to go after civil-rights act?

Opinion: While I was on vacation, I watched the first part of CNN’s “The Sixties” series, which dealt with


Kudos to fathers doing the right thing

Opinion: Fathers should show their children how to be accountable and responsible


Blacks urged to vote and help black children excel

Opinion: A proposed plan to provide positive role models for black children hasn't developed because of a lack of commitment from black professionals.


Columnist is cancer-free a year after surgery

Opinion: 2 of Ernie's friends say get prostate exams


Counselors emphasize the importance of marriage

Opinion: The abundant life God promised in the Scriptures includes a passionate, purposeful marriage, the counselors said